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We're sharing one of our favorite recipes for a crispy Ethiopian chicken with lentils flavored with the Ethiopian spice blend-turned global spice all-star, Berbere. Lentils feature prominently in Ethiopian cuisine, taking the stage as a main dish in many of their spiced stews, or as backdrop to animal proteins such as with this chicken dish. Spicing the lentils with Berbere and fresh aromatics makes this recipe standout from basic stews. Topping it with a crispy chicken thigh also spiced with Berbere makes this a perfect comfort food dish for cool, fall nights.
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